Phil Hughes RUMORS & NEWS

  • Twins’ Phil Hughes has rib-removal surgery

    St. Paul Pioneer Press "Twins pitcher Phil Hughes underwent successful rib-removal surgery on Wednesday to combat thoracic outlet syndrome. Edina-based Dr. Howard Saylor performed the surgery on Hughes, who had visited St. Louis vascular specialist Dr. Robert Thompson in 2011 while with the New York Yankees. The..." July 08

  • Phil Hughes To Undergo Season-Ending Shoulder Surgery

    MLB Trade Rumors "Twins right-hander Phil Hughes will undergo season-ending shoulder surgery, tweets Phil Miller of the Minneapolis Star-Tribune. The operation will alleviate thoracic outlet syndrome, according to Mike Berardino of the St. Paul Pioneer Press, who adds that GM Terry Ryan says the club expects Hughes..." June 28

  • Minnesota Twins’ Phil Hughes out with fracture above knee

    St. Paul Pioneer Press "Twins right-hander Phil Hughes won’t return to the mound until August or maybe even September after suffering a compaction fracture above his left knee. Struck by a J.T. Realmuto line drive in the ninth inning of Thursday’s loss to the Miami Marlins, Hughes will be on crutches during the early..." June 11

  • Twins send Hughes, May to DL; add Gibson, Chargois

    Fox Sports "The Minnesota Twins made a flurry of roster moves on Friday afternoon, placing Phil Hughes and Trevor May on the 15-day disabled list and reinstating Kyle Gibson, while recalling J.T. Chargois from Triple-A. Hughes was diagnosed with a left-knee contusion after being struck by a line drive in..." June 10